TITLE

Inflammation

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Inflammation, the response of the tissues of the body to infection or to injury from physical trauma, chemical irritants, or exposure to extreme temperatures. Symptoms of inflammation are pain, swelling, redness, generation of heat, and loss of function.
ACCESSION #
37309486

 

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